Mexican supermarket chain Soriana reports higher 3rd-qtr profit

viernes 24 de octubre de 2014 11:19 GYT

MEXICO CITY Oct 24 (Reuters) - Soriana, Mexico's No. 2 supermarket chain, on Friday reported an 2.4 percent increase in its third-quarter results.

The company reported a profit of 818 million pesos ($61 million), up from 799 million pesos in the year-earlier period.

($1 = 13.4235 pesos at end Sept) (Reporting by Elinor Comlay; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)